New Measures against Xylella Fastidiosa adopted by Commission

New measures against Xylella fastidiosa, one of the most dangerous plant bacteria known worldwide, were officially adopted by the Commission yesterday, following the endorsement of Member States experts on 15th April 2016. These measures update some elements of the existing emergency provisions (Decision (EU) 789/2015), and take into account the evolution of Xylella fastidiosa in … Continue reading New Measures against Xylella Fastidiosa adopted by Commission

Written Q&A to EU Commission – Food frauds and FVO powers

Question for written answer to the Commission  Marc Tarabella (S&D) , Jean Louis Cottigny (S&D) Subject:  Range of FVO audits Could the Commission broaden the range of the Food & Veterinary Office (FVO) audits so that they cover food fraud? Does the Commission share the view that the FVO and the Member States should carry out … Continue reading Written Q&A to EU Commission – Food frauds and FVO powers